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Oroix tourism and travel guide

Photo of Oroix in Hautes-Pyrenees

Photo is of Tarbes at 12 km from Oroix

Visit Oroix: highlights and tourist information

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Oroix is situated in the Hautes-Pyrenees department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Tarbes at 12 km and Maubourguet at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Oroix, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Oroix in Occitanie.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Tarbes

Tarbes

at 12 km (direction east-south-east)

The substantial gardens of Jardin Massey are the main place of interest...

See Tarbes guide
Maubourguet

Maubourguet

at 20 km (direction north-north-east)

Maubourguet makes every effort to hide its impressive monuments but take the...

See Maubourguet guide
Lourdes

Lourdes

at 23 km (direction south)

Lourdes is of course very famous as a pilgrimage centre which attracts...

See Lourdes guide
Pau

Pau

at 27 km (direction west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The large town of Pau is well known for the views from...

See Pau guide
 
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Chateau de Pau

Chateau de Pau

Castle at 28 km (direction west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The Chateau de Pau is an impressive combination of the renaissance and...

See Chateau de Pau guide
Saint-Savin

Saint-Savin

at 36 km (direction south-south-west)

It is the abbey church in Saint-Savin, and the surrounding countryside, that...

See Saint-Savin guide
Col d'Aubisque

Col d'Aubisque

Scenery at 44 km (direction south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The Col d'Aubisque is a beautiful mountain pass with views of numerous...

See Col d'Aubisque guide
Gourette

Gourette

at 45 km (direction south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Gourette s a small ski station on the route to the Col...

See Gourette guide
Col du Tourmalet

Col du Tourmalet

Scenery at 46 km (direction south-south-east)

The Col du Tourmalet is a mountain pass in the Pyrenees, famous...

See Col du Tourmalet guide
Eaux-Bonnes

Eaux-Bonnes

at 47 km (direction south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Eaux-Bonnes is a 19th century belle-epoque spa town at the base of...

See Eaux-Bonnes guide
Laruns

Laruns

at 47 km (direction south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Laruns is a pretty village, but it is the surrounding mountain scenery...

See Laruns guide
Luz-Saint-Sauveur

Luz-Saint-Sauveur

at 48 km (direction south)

The pleasnt town of Luz-Saint-Sauveur is well placed to explore some lovely...

See Luz-Saint-Sauveur guide
Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Oloron-Sainte-Marie

at 48 km (direction west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

There are several sights of interest in Oloron-Saint-Marie including a picturesque section...

See Oloron-Sainte-Marie guide
Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Church at 48 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The Church Sainte-Croix is an interesting roman style church built in the...

See Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie guide

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Map of places to visit near Oroix

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Markets in and near Oroix

  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (10km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (11km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (18km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (23km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (27km)
  • Marciac: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (30km)
  • Plaisance: market Thursday (35km)
  • Riscle: market Friday (40km)

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Tourist attractions near Oroix, France

What to do at Oroix? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Oroix.

Heritage sites

  • Ourdis-Cotdoussan église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (28km)
  • Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (48km)
  • Jézeau église Saint-Laurent (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (56km)

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (12km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (11km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (33km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (26km)
  • Grottes de Médous (33km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (42km)
  • Cirque du Litor (44km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (44km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (46km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (27km)
 
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Geography and distances

Oroix is in the south-west of France at 12 kilometres from Tarbes, the department capital (general information: Oroix is 644 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Oroix

Canton: Bordères-sur-l'Échez

Arrondissement: Tarbes

Department: Hautes-Pyrenees

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 65320

Distance to Oroix

from Tarbes (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 644 km

from Calais: 862 km

from Nice: 590 km

from Bordeaux: 176 km

from Strasbourg: 840 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Oroix from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aast, Bedeille, Escaunets, Ger, Lagarde, Montaner, Oursbelille, Pintac, Ponson-Debat-Pouts, Ponson-Dessus, Seron, Siarrouy, Talazac and Tarasteix.

This page in French: Visiter Oroix

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